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Parental Alienation During and After Divorce

October 15, 2021

Parental Alienation During and After Divorce As a separated or divorced parent, handling parental alienation can be extremely hard. Although some parental alienation cases may be clear, most cases start with suspicion, since one parent becomes suspicious of what the other parent says to the children. What Is Parental Alienation? Generally, parental alienation refers to […]

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Child Custody Modifications

October 08, 2021

Child Custody Modifications Dealing with divorce is hard enough, but it’s even harder when you’re also dealing with issues related to child custody. Custody modifications allow one or both parents’ schedules to change in ways they currently cannot (i.e., getting more time with the child). At Tierney Law Group, we know how confusing this can […]

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Domestic Violence Restraining Order

September 18, 2021

Allegations of Domestic Violence are taken very seriously in California. If you are the victim of domestic violence or are concerned that you might be because of threats or harassment, you should consider filing for a restraining order against your abuser. Alternatively, if you’ve been falsely accused of domestic violence, a restraining order can negatively […]

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Child Support Modification

September 14, 2021

Child Support Modification Going through a divorce is one of the most challenging experiences that someone can ever go through. Not only is it the end of a significant relationship, but a couple going through a divorce will need to determine a way to split assets and handle their once-shared responsibilities. One part of this […]

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Child Support and Visitation

September 10, 2021

Child custody, support, and visitation issues are often make up a large part of the divorce process. The lawmakers in California believe that every child has the right to be financially supported by both parents, if possible. An experienced Bay Area child support attorney can assist you in making sense of how child support works […]

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Spousal Support (or Alimony) Laws In California

September 04, 2021

Types of Spousal Support in California California law permits several types of support for spouses going through a divorce – temporary, rehabilitative, and permanent support. A spouse may request temporary support, which may be awarded until the divorce is finalized.  The purpose of this type of support is to allow a lower income-earning spouse to […]

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Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements

August 27, 2021

For many Bay Area couples, a prenuptial agreement can be a smart choice. A prenuptial agreement can help protect premarital assets and plan for unexpected events, as you enter your marriage. The attorneys at Tierney Law Group, PC draft and review both prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. Prenuptial agreements are often considered by people who own […]

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California Divorce Guide – Starting Out

August 21, 2021

The Divorce Process Divorces in California include not only ending the marital status, but also, custody, support, debt  division, asset division,  and property division. How to choose the right family law attorney for you Every family law attorney is different and unique. While the bones of your matter might stay the same, choosing the best […]